Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, May 23rd, 2005
A study published in the international journal Diabetes shows that abnormal levels of oxidized copper accumulate in the bodies of people with type 2 diabetes mellitus and provides further support for the idea that treatment with drugs that eliminate this form of copper may reduce the incidence of heart disease. Trientine, developed by New Zealand biotechnology company, Protemix, as Laszarin extracts oxidized copper, which is then excreted in the patient's...
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